United Against Bullying!

United Against Bullying!

As part of Anti-bullying week, Year 2 thought carefully about how we could be ‘united against bullying’. We created a large jigsaw, thinking about what our part would be. Some suggestions that children gave were: “Tell a teacher if someone is bullying you.” “If...
Creative Computing!

Creative Computing!

Year 2 have enjoyed their computing lessons in our computing suite this half-term. We have been using an App called 2Paint A Picture to create work in the style of different artists. We particularly enjoyed studying the work of Seurat and couldn’t believe that his...
Good news in Year 2

Good news in Year 2

In the time leading up to Christmas, Year 2 have been considering the story of Jesus and his birth. Specifically, we learned about the Gospels and how they mean ‘Good News’ and how the angels told the shepherds to go to Bethlehem. We began to think about how the...
The Longest Journey Year 2

The Longest Journey Year 2

The Longest Journey is a heart warming film clip centred around a snowman who undertakes a long, dangerous journey to get the perfect Christmas gift for his wife. To begin with, Year 2 children watched the video and thought about the challenges the snowman had to...
Year 2 become landmark spotters!

Year 2 become landmark spotters!

Our Geography work this term in Year 2 has involved looking at the four countries of the United Kingdom. First, we used maps to locate the four countries of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and then their capital cities. Next, we labelled the bodies of...
2J become computing artists!

2J become computing artists!

Year 2 have been learning how to use Purple Mash software called ‘2Paint a Picture’ in their Computing lessons. First, we have looked at the distinct artistic styles of impressionism, pointilism and the abstract art of Piet Mondrian. The class was split...